Welcome to Odense - right in the middle of Denmark

VisitOdense welcomes you to Hans Christian Andersen’s home town and the ”capital” of Funen. Odense is charming high streets, lots of museums and activities, Odense Zoo, lovely green parks and much more. On this page you can find information on restaurants, shopping, accommodation, events, sights and whatever else you need to plan your trip to Odense.

Hans Christian Andersen's House and Museum as seen from Ramsherred

Visit Hans Christian Andersen in Odense

Hans Christian Andersen was born in Odense and you can still visit the house where he was born, his childhood home and several other landmarks connected with the famous fairy tale writer.

VisitOdenses bybrochure 2017

VisitOdense 2017

Læs dette års turistmagasin med artikler om bl.a. det nye børnemuseum på Møntergården, tips til foodies i Odense og masser af anden info til gæster i byen.

City Of Odense

For a quick peek at our beautiful city watch this video. Made to attract investments, it still gives a good overall impression of Odense as it looks today, with a great mix of old and new, beauty and function.